Comité Noviembre Scholarship for Volunteerism

Youth Leadership Development

Since its inception, Comité Noviembre has placed special focus on volunteerism and educational excellence as the key to the future of the Puerto Rican community.  In November of 1996, in celebration of the tenth anniversary of Puerto Rican Heritage Month, the Comité Noviembre Scholarship Awards Program was established.  Comité Noviembre scholarships to exceptional Puerto Rican youth who are making a difference in their community through their volunteer efforts. historically has placed special focus on volunteerism and educational excellence as the key to the future of the Puerto Rican community. This scholarship is firmly rooted in the belief, that to succeed in life, youth must pursue a higher education, give back to their community through volunteer efforts, and know their cultural roots.

  • The Comité Noviembre Scholarship for Volunteerism is open to graduating high school seniors and college students

  • Download Scholarship Criteria & Guidelines

  • Scholarship Applications will be available in March of 2022

  • All scholarships are administered by Comité Noviembre

  • Comité Noviembre's goal is to award $1,000 scholarships

  • Click here to view the 2021 Scholarship recipients

 

FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT:

Lisa M. Rodriguez

Co-Chair, Comité Noviembre Scholarship Selection Committee

(347) 693-6893, cn.scholarship@gmail.com

TO MAKE A DONATION TO THE SCHOLARSHIP:

Visit our Donate page.